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(male announcer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. >> o next at 5... today's storm... takes a creek. the storm... downing trees, flooding roads and shutting off power for way. next. rain and wind pounding the bay area. a flash flood warning now in effect. word tonight of the first possible storm related death... all the while, scenes of destruction piling up around the bay. trees collapsed, cars a quick look outside at the san francisco sky-line. it may *not look too weather is *not over. >>jacqueline: ofwe just saw the rainfall has been lifted
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off a little bit and some light showers are run the bay area. there are two different systems, one on saturday, one on sunday, and we will take a look with complete coverage, coming up. live team coverage. dan kerman is in the north bay. charles clifford is in the east bay. and alecia reid is in san francisco. but first. weather center with jaquelyn our storm team coverage bay... where a man is dead. he was pulled from a rain- swollen creek in santa cruz county. kron four's rob fladeboe has the story now... from capitola. the coroner and santa cruz county search and rescue team pulled the body of an uniddentified male from soquel creek along bay avenue shortly before 11 a.m. >> at this point it does not look like there is anything suspicious. simply that it
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is a person that that is a submerged in water, deceased. >> friday. police at the time could not say if the man drowned or whether his death is storm-related. police were also checking to see whether the grim discovery is related to the search for a missing man named christian deward, whose picture is posted on a nearby bridge over the creek. police urged others to steer clear of this and other areas creeks and streams which are on the rise. >> is really dangerous my advice would be to stay away from the creeks. we do not know exactly how he ended up in the creeks but of course through this investigation we will hopefully be able to determine that. in santa cruz, rob fladeboe, kron 4 news. >> tracking the storm live in the north-bay, kron4's dan kerman. dan, you're in novato near 101 tonight -- how's it looking?
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>> right now, there is a light drizzle but earlier it was pouring. it is moving pretty decently at the 101 north on which are the headlights that we see coming towards us. let me show you some video of her fender benders. 1 0 1/novado. a couple of cars got tangled up in this really got the brunt of it. a mother and child seemed to be okay but the of roads are wet and as i mentioned, even if it's not raining hard it is been raining hard all day. people really need to pay attention and drive slower. it does not look like people are going that behind me. in addition, the grounds are saturated. has a result the trees are falling over and over again. several instances and terisa a estacio. >> take a look -
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the winds were so ferocious in mill valley overnight that it toppled this big tree .... snapping it in in half. and when it fell, it fortunately missed the house nearby and with it's residents sleeping inside... but instead it landed on this suv. you can see how the vehicle is stuck underneath... branches and leaves sprawled out on the hood. the owner was quite surprised when he came out to find what had happened, relived no one got hurt... and focused on getting to work. >> i went to sleep around 1:00 last night it was pouring but not too bad. i did not hear the wind that bad, honestly. >> does the car work? >> yes, i need to go to work... it seems to be working... >> the car sputtered a bit but continued to run as the resident left. in the meantime, work crews sprang into action to clear away the potentially dangerous debris out of the road.
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mill valley, terisa estacio, kron 4. >> we are back here live. we also had the trees down in st. francis drake, lucas valley, west gate. please be aware of your surroundings and take it slow on the freeways. even though it is not pouring take that extra effort to be extra careful reporting live in onvato.. dan kerman, kron 4. >>pam: while dan has been monitoring the conditions in the north bay. kron 4's charles berkeley. >> right now, there is a light rain that has been clearing but about 1.5 hours ago restarted again. the interstate-80 is behind me. westbound towards the city it has been a very wet day in the east bay powerhouse >> the rain started falling early friday morning in the
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east bay. this is video from highway 24. near the caldecott tunnel. further east along highway no. 4/oakley there were two cars that collided around 1:00 p.m. in the rainfall. that a young boy was ejected he might not have been wearing his seat belt he was flown to a children's hospital. no word on his condition. his mother was also transported to hospital. clearing skies but it returned with rainfall. >> here, we can see that the rainfall is causing issues with haazig madyun"it's plugged with something" >> this contra costa county public works crew is trying to clear this storm drain here on meadow road in walnut creek before the water completely oveflows onto this two lane roadway the danger here is for standing water to collect roadcreating a hazard for drivers as it is difficult for motorists to detect
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there is additional concern for pedestrians who could loose their balance thinking that the road is solid hereand step into the drain you can see how the water is beginning to back up into culvert pipe on the other side of the storm drain it is going to take more than a shovel to do this jobthis worker is calling in for a truck that will help unclog the debri from the drainin the meantime drivers here were navigated around the impacted areain walnut creak haaziq madyun kron4news >> out here live in it is writing a bit but those clouds are starting to break up over san francisco. that is the latest in the east bay. >> thanks charles... we'll area road conditions coming up... but before that, lets go live to alecia reid on treasure island... alecia -- san francisco also having some problems today?
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>> that is correct, pam. here in treasure island there are massive amounts of water of the road. trust me. that is not the worst of it. our cameras found water that was deeply enough to swallow my rain boots up to my ankles. most of it was on the roadways making it an obstacle course for drivers. the wind on treasure island is also pretty strong. with patches of water anything that was not held down with sandbags or withstanding the dust were toppled over. many try to go through what this person welcomes the wet weather. >> life goes on. of course, a disaster is a different thing but i've not seen anything disastrous yet. grateful for the water, it is good. trees also came
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crashing down and around san francisco with justine. >> this mercedes was no match for this huge tree. ripped up from its roots, this 30 ft. tree came crashing down on the car the windshield is shattered the side is scratched in the trunk is hammered in. the owner regrets' choosing this parking spot. >> i wish that i would have gone out last night instead of staying on the so far. >> with chain saws, department of motor works public works--tour through these lands in the western section of this tree is nearly missed this white car. just this side view mirrors white. and chrissie field, maude gave way to-- this gave way. although this
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treated not cause damage it is still considered dangerous. when branches blocked this drive with their crews were feeding these branches into a shredder. umbrellas, raincoats, people try to dodge the raindrops and a state of dry. >> i enjoyed the rain. i love the rain. and i would be comfortable. >> i love it and i do not want to go with the drought. >> the rainy season is just getting started. >> we will let continuing coverage coming more at this six b, that is the latest from treasure island. >> thank-you, more at 6:00 p.m.. >>pam: the storm *not putting a damper on the big stanford - u-c-l-a college football game which is set for this evening. this is video from sky- 7 h-d... the field covered to keep it dry. tonight, kron-4 is live at the game in palo
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>> tracking the storm.... a soggy sports event
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tonight... it is stanford university hosting u-c-l-a. you can see the field is covered.. this is video from sky-7 h-d, a-b-c news earlier today. live with the fans tonight... everybody putting up with the storm in order to see tonights game.. j-r? >> exactly, it is under way. however, there would be out. directly behind me it looks like this is a pond but this is actually a tailgating area that is under water. fans are door and what they can to stay dry. >> this is our tailgating spot right here. >> it looks a little bit wet today. >> i hope that it is not always like this. >> i have not seen this in 45 years. some i think that he is the smartest guy. >> i've seen people with rain gear but this looks new. >> it is, my wife got with a waterproof shoes. >> you guys are decked out to the only thing that i am concerned is that if you see any rainfall, i cannot
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see anything that is waterproof. >> we do have a poncho. >> we have ponchos. >> i guess that you have to make some strategic moves. just to get through the mud mud.. it is not a big deal i have a 4 x 4. >> it was a bigger issue for these cars look at these cards getting stock in the mud every which way everyards i was only walking around and these cars... getting stuck, they did not realize how soft the ground was. and in one case i had to get inside of one of the cars and help the people get out. i will talk more about that at 6:00 p.m. and live in palo alto, j. r. stone, kron 4 news >> it looks like a mess out
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therewe're getting a lot of storm pictures into the kron-4 newsroom. facebook. or email us - breaking bbreakingnews@kron.com >>jacqueline: the light rain is expected but heavy rainfall expected on sunday with very similar to what we saw today. in another round of rainfall but the good news is that monday we will have drier conditions. as we take a look outside. the showers are continuing at this hour in san rafael, lighter sprinkles on highway 1 0 1. towards novado, san francisco we were seeing some light rain you. some specks of rain along the peninsula as the go through
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walnut creek. and through the hills. pleasanton, dublin, some heavy rainfall in starting the 580 at this hour. as reticulated the satellite/radar is pressing to the east. this was stalled over the bay. that brought us that rainfall. as we take a look of a wider view this area to the north york how he will be pressing towards a sunday. if that futurecast is not pinpointing a lot of showers for tonight or tomorrow or. we could see more rain fall on saturday. conditions are favorable for rain but this is not actually showing the totals. it would be good to see it breaks in the evening. i would definitely keep the umbrella handy and plan on light rain for tomorrow. also as we go towards tomorrow, the heavy rainfall comes in once again. moving
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into the north bay with a slow-moving system. this is one of moderate rainfall will become more widespread. similar to what we saw today with a flood watch remains in effect with the north bay. and the san mateo coast line. the santa cruz mountains and in san francisco. it could be lifting a little bit earlier because the main band of rainfall will be coming through on sunday afternoon and the sunday evening will be similar to what we're seeing right now. the sunday storm rainfall total expectations and associated systems. not much changing it looks like one interest-3 in. for the valley locations. with the 7-inches in the north bay. and the flood watch that we saw from 9:00 a.m. monday with the wind gusting once again. let
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us take a look at your extended forecast. the rainfall for tomorrow, sunday and then a break as we go towards monday. heather rainfall on the sunday morning. similar to today. heavier-rainfall but a welcome break however the timing is not quite pinned down we will keep you posted >> we are tracking traffic on this friday. taking a look at the speeds from our maps. slow going in to san francisco from oakland on to the bay bridge speeds under 25 m.p.h. and not that bad getting to the east bay from san francisco. the golden gate pretty smooth in both directions of a trouble spot on interstate 80 near berkeley. speeds less than 25 m.p.h. in both directions. in some areas act interstate-80 here
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berkeley will continue to track the evening commute. people driving slower that is a good thing but it is creating congestion on many bay area roads. >> coming up, and the rain there is one simple thing drivers can do to become more visible. in the next edition of people behaving badly
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the rain and wind caused lots of flooding and damage... our kron =-4 viewers out capturing some of the their pictures with us. like this one...highways flooded. this is where highways 121 and 12 come together...just south of you can barely see a car that looks like it tried to
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make it and got stuck. next we have a stream that normally flows under this pedestrian bridge...now it's charging over and around the not golfing weather. and here we see highway 87 in san jose...looks more like the ocean here. vehicles creating waves as they deal with a messy morning commute. trees came down too. we're always looking photos. send them in a message on facebook. or email us - breaking news at kron.com. [ crickets chirping ] [ traffic passing ] ♪ [ music box: lullaby ] [ man on tv, indistinct ] ♪ [ lullaby continues ] [ baby coos ] [ man announcing ] millions are still exposed to the dangers... of secondhand smoke... and some of them can't do anything about it.
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look light showers. and the kidding light rain around the bay but more rain. a similar to what we saw-- light rain. >> power outages at several without power. will map it out, coming up. oh, you have a keurig vue brewer? oh, it's great! now i can brew my coffee just the way i love it. how do you do that? well, inside the brewer, there's this train that's powerful enough to carry more coffee and fresh water to make coffee
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(male announcer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. video from berkeley earlier. the wind, the rain pounding and the bad weather
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is nowhere near. war on the driving conditions, the power outages and the storm damage coming up. i am in the weather center rich jacqueline bennett. >> right now, -- right now. if that system was just part it is finally pressed to the east. we still aren't seeing some light showers. over san rafael, 101, light rain at light rainnovato and berlin game, also light sprinkles. and over towards the east bay. walnut creek that is edging and pleasanton. as for burlingame-and to for the last 24 hours pretty impressive. it has just part itself over for the nonstop couple of hours. within 3 in. in santa rosa. dublin, palo alto under 2 in. in
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oakland, livermore with more rainfall totals and the mountains it was heavy. and nearly 7 in. in some areas and mount st. highlight of mt. diablo, mount st. helena. access of rainfall totals. as we take a look at excess of rainfall totals it is pushing to the east. well off to the north, the front associated with that it will press in towards a sunday. still, rainfall for saturday. overnight rainfall but the spotty showers rubbermaid with delight and steady rainfall for the afternoon. and we will see another blast of heavy rainfall and wind. nearly identical to what we saw today. >> throughout the bay area, rain, when crossing issues. we will start on the early gain a peninsula where this large tree came down. here
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is another view it fell onto a public parking lot. there was also a fence that was blown over knocking over christmas trees, garbage cans a lot of rainfall in burlingame. meanwhile, in the east bay tech @ tickepre-dan -- take a look card with a major issue. 580, is it difficult to even see. west on 580 were shot down at one point your we will stay in the east bay, castro valley very heavy overnight in castro valley. you can see it is coming down with pouring rain making it difficult to travel. vehicles had to take it slow. the rainfall was relentless. meanwhile, in hayward in the east bay you see the rainfall falling in hayward. apostle along the
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roadways and the cars also taking it slow along this. boulevard. just south of paris, union city this river is swelling just south of half a word-the century crown fall forcing the ground water into the river and finally in danville along the 680 evidenc of water. look at all of that water sycamore. looking for roche's thousands of gallons per minute flowing through sycamore creek. previous storm totals have wiped out the soil. water had been rising in previous storms the flood control project is holding up well at least for right now grant lodes, kron
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4. >> >> p.g. and e has a new tool that should help crews repair downed lines and the resulting power outages. the utility deployed one of four new mobile command vehicles in response to it's storm efforts in santa cruz county. the vehicles provide valuable information to emergency crews in the field and are loaded with equipment like generators, satellite phones, laptops and radios connect with police, fire and the highway patrol. >> this vehicle would be able to come on site and provide your staff with energy, resources and the ability to communicate with the pg&e office and to communicate with first responders. the media, and any other necessary entity that would need the information as we are making updates. it is also a great way for us to make
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communication with our customers. >> this mobile command vehicle saw saw duty on the east coast in the wake of hurricane sandy. another was deployed recently during a massive power outage at candlestick park. >> at one point today...nearly 100-thousand pg&e customers were without power. right now...that 2,750 are power-less. the most outages the north bay. >> 1500 15-hundred are in the dark there. 600 east bay customers have no power. 500 on the peninsula. 100 in the south bay and 50 customers are without power in san francisco. >> stay with kron-4 as we continue to track the storm. with updates also available on kron4.com, along with our facebook and twitter pages. no decision on the fate of same-sex marriage in california. the quartz room not announce until monday if they will make a review on proposition 8. supporters
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appealed to the u.s. supreme court after the lower court found that unconstitutional. if the court found that it will not try the case the same-sex marriages will resume in california but if they hear the case arguments will likely take place in the spring. the court also has the option of telling consideration what are not to take up the appeal at a later date. >> president obama is taking his fight to with a physical clef. it sounds like his backup came pantry andmonday at 6:30 a.m. pst. monday's order list found the voter initiative a later date. sometime this spring and the end of june. proposition 8 has been denies review, the finalbe a decis during the if the high court denies review, the final year by the 9th u.s. circuit cliff
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public... the campaign trail.. but again today - he and house speaker john boehner do 'not' sound close to a deal,,, >> if no action is done all taxes will be increased by january 1st. >>catherine: president obama took his case on the road.... visiting a toy factory in pennsylvania... where he told an audience that failing to extend tax cuts for the middle class would mean a 'scrooge christmas' for millions.. the latest white proposal on avoiding the fiscal cliff to house speaker john republicans laughed. >> there is a stalemate, let us not kid ourselves. >> perhaps it is a figure of speech but the country cannot afford a stalemate. >>catherine: house speaker john boehner boosting revenue by 1.6 trillion over the next decade would be a 'crippling >> stalemate...let's face it.." "...hope that's a figure of >> speech...shouldn't be talking about a stalemate." >> the key sticking point....taxes. democrats want to extend bush-era tax cuts for the middle class...while allowing rates to jump republicans don't want a tax rate increase on anyone. period. the white house is hoping
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that the fact the president is taking his case to the congress to act. of course the realand with 32 days before tax hikes and spending cuts kick in....there are few signs of progress. congress seems to love a deadline. but while it might come at the 11th hour -- most insiders seem to believe that there 'will' eventually be an agreement to avoid that cliff.. >> let us take a look at traffic on the south bay bridge toll plaza. left side westbound into the toll plaza we will be back.
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>> the dow jones closed the week up by four points at over 13,000. the nasdaq lost 2 points in the s&p 500 gained less than one point.
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if you went in the shopping in october you might have not had much company in the stores. at the consumer spending spell fell. the pullback could be felt it is accountable for more than triple its of the nation's economy now for today's market if you went shopping in the commerce department says consumer spending fell point two percent last month. this is the first consumer spending accounts for more than two- could be a worrisome sign. however, the personal savings rate did increase. >>jacqueline: the storm tracker still seeing some lingering showers through portions of the delta and the inland valleys. still, a far cry from mark reese our earlier it has pressed to the east. we are waiting for a another one that is
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pushing to the bay area. the core in the tail and extending to the offshore even from a washington it will bring us had tense rainfall on sunday futurecast, some light showers but by 5:00 p.m. tomorrow some spotty showers-5:00 a.m. tomorrow. banta 5p.m., and i do not think that this is going to be completely accurate i think that we're going to see more widespread. with computer model renderings i do not see how this is possible. later evening, we could see more moderate this could be a bit more accurate. through overdye toch 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. to the golden gate and it will continue to press south as we go towards the 2:00 a.m. and perhaps moving out at 5:00, 6:00. the rain will be consistent on the
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day heavy in the morning with the flood watch remaining in effect for the north bay, the north bay coastline, the san for sinc san francisco coastline in the san mateo coastline. excess of rainfall rates again on sunday. your weather headlines looking at 1-3 in. and the valleys, with more in the hills and favored the north bay what it will linger along best. that flood watch the will stay in effect for monday. you will in your coastal longest--in the north bay. 6,300 ft. the rainfall will be there for two more with the rain/snowfall mixture. starting at 9,000 ft.. we could see some of snowfall in the evening but drier conditions on monday. as for our local conditions, light
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conditions tomorrow but a lingering to be heavy even on this saturday, sunday with a next system on tuesday towards wednesday the timing of that one is a bit uncertain. now, for our snowbomb.. more new snowfall at lake tahoe. and boreal caught 3 go to www.snowbomb.com (male announcer): now, here's stanley roberts who found people behaving badly. >> honda, honda yes i'm pulling you over for not having your lights on you need to follow me , follow me because i'm pulling this other car in front of you follow me
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>> when it's raining hard enough that you have to turn state law required you turn on your head lights the driver in the honda and this driver did not so they both get to have a chat trol you not driving with your headlights on during the rain >> (oh really) >> the driver of the honda was just a little bit busy when officer glaze tried to talk to her . so let wait ok now lets listen in. >> i stopped you ma'am for not driving with your headlights one to be honest >> i thought this car had the automatic headlights on >> are you aware that you have to turn your headlight to the full >> (i usallly do) >> apparently i didn't when i picked her up >> but these two were the only driver violating the nearly >> the driver of ths bobtail truck was rolling along in the driving rain with no (siren) we going to take the exit >> the driver said he was aware of the law, he told the officer he was in a rush and was only driving a few miles but listen to what he told me >> you had no headlight on and its driving rain out there
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>> ( it's doesn't make difference to me because my eye vision is very good) >> believe it or not it has nothing to so with having good vision but everything to do about visibility and common sense and since we are the subject of common sense, watch as this car zips by past our chp cruiser in the rain wipers on but no lights >> hmmmmmm i wonder whats gong to happen next tell me you didn't see that coming, >> you're diving with out your headlights on and your whindshield wipers activated >> but want there's more >> hi i was wondering why you two were wearing your seat belts back there, im sorry im pregnant and that seatbelt hurts my stomach >> but let talk to the driver >> i was not aware of the law that i have to have my headlights on, i would have had them on we stopped quite a few >> drivers in violation of the headlight law, but for the recored the law does not apply if you have you wipers on intermitten >> and running lights don't
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count you need to physicllly >> nats here i am as an adiction counncerler teaching my women how to behave propertly and hoe to behave clean sober and legal and here i amd getting >> with the redwood city office >> i got caught behaving badly stanley roberts kron 4 news if you have a comment or story idea for stanley, you can email us at peoplebehavingbadly@kron4.co m >>catherine: take a look if yes, the reason why everybody is talking about what happened of this weatherman in miami. ♪
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decorations...right on cue. looking as though he's really interested in what he sees.. his rounds - padding along from room to room. large likeness of himself - >> and look closely at this next video... as a miami weatherman is doing a live broadcast.... notice anything at thea little tail sort of sails by... this cat made a surprise visit. the people at univision say there are usually a few cats wandering around the parking lot.. somehow this one managed to get if inside. the weatherman seemed to pretend it wasn't happening....but lots of viewers noticed....and liked the added twist to the show. keeping with the animal theme.. a zoo in singapore is show- casing these giant pandas for the first time.. they arrived at what's called "river safari" three months ago - but the pandas were kept in quarantine at first to make settling in without any problems. this is their public debut - and people love them... the postal service in singapore has issued special stamps to mark their arrival... and there are even commemorative coins.
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(male announcer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. pour is taking a toll on road ways ... cars... and filling up rivers! we have team coverage tracking this storm.. but first we head to the weather center to learn how long this will last.. jacqueline... you say this is just the beginning as another rainstorm is headed our way. >> absolutely, >>jacqueline: we can see some heavier conditions near stinson beach but not that bad compared to earlier. south san francisco continuing to get a light drizzle. walnut creek also cutting that light rain on the heels for most of the afternoon. near pleasanton, still some light rain and skirting the area appeared for earlier, it was not that light at all. steady and lasted for hours. plenty of rainfall for many of our locations. santa rosa, 3 in., a dublin, nearly 2 in.,
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palo alto, oakland, livermore. and to the mountains, there are inundated. and nearly six and mount st. helena. sunnyvale also impressive totals with 3 in. and vacaville to winches. the satellite & radar we are looking at-vacaville reported to inches -- with 2 inches... this system to the north will still associate rainfall. spotty showers overnight indicated by futurecast. however, that main rainfall on that tomorrow and sunday afternoon time it out with the flood watch coming up in just a bit. >> we're live covering this storm pounding the bay. kron 4's dan kerman is in novato... charles clifford is in berkeley. lets head to dan.
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>> there is a light drizzle, pam we have seen this all day. we have seen heavy rainfall, localized flooding and trees down this is video from our earlier. there were trees down up marin county. this is just one of them that fell into somebody's car. they read a book to get their car out eventually but now the ground is more saturated. we could get trees down and landslides. in addition, we've a variety of fender benders. this one, was in novado, it with two cars, knocking into each other, mother, child, it does not look like anybody was injured but people are still, driving a bit too fast. we can see this stick to wage and where there is a light drizzle and the things did the roads are not wet. there is a light drizzle and
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every county public works officials are most concerned about the. of time between 3:00 p.m. a an m-6:00 a.m. their concern about erosion, between 3:00 a.m.-6:00 a.m. with this continuing rain storms. the ground continues to become saturated and they are afraid that we could really get trouble. that is the latest from novato. dan. carmines. >> ofthanks dan... our team coverage continues tonight with kron 4 charles clifford who is area is always busy on friday evenings.. how's it looking out there? >> the traffic right now on interstate-80 is not disappointing it is pretty typical. westbound towards san francisco at the moment there is a light breeze with sprinkles. not as bad as it was but there is a little bit of rain fall. let me show you video. the rainfall
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started early on friday morning. this is video that was shot near the caldecott tunnel near highway 24 just a after sunrise. slack conditions slippery- conditions with one bad accident near oakley along no. 4 door there was a car that was spinning and hit another vehicle. there was a child that could have possibly been ejected from the vehicle and he was flown to oakland hospital. the other person, was taken to john muir medical center. we are hearing that they are suffering non-life threatening injuries. there rain dissipated a bit this afternoon if state and nice. however, by 4:00 p.m. it has been on the/on. ever sense.
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charles clifford, kron 4. >> in san francisco, the wet weather caused major challenges for some residents. one woman woke up to find her mercedes... crushed by a tree that toppled over during the storm. >> you know, at 9 a.m. the police knocked on the door and they said that my car was in an accident with a tree. they drove me down here. it was a large tree that fell on it. my insurance company is calling a towing company and it will be taken to a collision the center. i am definitely preparing to purchase a new car. i do not want to do that is a new car for me and i love it. >> is sort of shocking. i wish that i would have gone out last night instead of sitting on the sofa. in san francisco, the wet weather caused major santa cruz county. kron four's rob fladeboe as
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he brings you up to date >> from the summit, beyond the mountain roads are a mess tonight. a country knocking out power and elsewhere, a another tree crushed a car. we have it traffic
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>> coverage in palo alto.. where people are not really
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letting the rain damper their spirits on this game day j-r stone is standing by at the stanford - ucla matchup.. j.r.? >> let me show you some of this video from earlier. this vehicle was scene of a home burglary anstuck in the mo much that i actually had to get in their and helo out.. and this is what he had to say. >> the parking in the media parking lot. on the way to my space my car got stuck in
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the mud... >> and 'we'.. were able to work it out. >> also a another vehicle got stuck and they used to aaa and i was also able to use to aaa. >> you can see this water. this is usually where the tail gators will congregate but let me show you. you can see the levels have gone down a little bit. it rained so hard it this morning. earlier, it was to drive but it just monday. reporting live in palo alto, kron 4 news. >> sports director, gary radnich will have the details of this game, later. >> earlier, there were potential flooding with
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terisa estacio reports and our continuing team coverage several businesses to steps to take precautions. >> in petaluma, this north bay city got drenched. authorities were declaring a flood advisories on waterways as a precaution. a measure that some businesses to focus seriously here at this body shop. sandbags were high and heavy metal safety gate. out on the streets localized flooding with drivers starting are round with windshield wipers. most people were taking this slow that this storm was not completely done yet. petaluma, terisa estacio, kron 4. >>jacqueline: the rainfall was intense today with lighter showers now here, there. sunday, and another
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round of heavy rainfall had expected. lingering from the morning to the afternoon and it could stall over the bay area with a lot of rainfall. monday, a little bit of a much-needed break. as we take a look. some showers near pleasanton and a wider view over showers near the north bay. their rain over novado, san rafael and the richmond some rough idle rich. near the peninsula, some showers and san rafael of dutch-britis-- bridge. still , lingering showers as we saw but more for if the weekend. the core of the storm for the weekend with a couple of different fronts impacting the storm weekend.
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the futurecast pinpointing a couple of showers by 8:00. this could hold up, overnight with spotty shower activity on and off so keep that umbrella handy. into the afternoon i could not disagree with this computer forecast even more is going to be raining. the saturation levels are all the same for all the atmospheric levels. that means rainfall. it will move in early on sunday with moderate rainfall to the north bay continues to stall over the north bay. you can see pretty much for the entire north bay. several inches and by 2:00 a.m., it will spread to the south and linger for the afternoon perhaps until 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. this flood watch will continue in you consume most of the north bay will be continued to be
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concentrated. the san mateo coast line, that will go until early monday. but it could be even earlier because the rainfall could wind down by 6:00 p.m. sunday evening. as for your weather headlines the robert havthe weather totals will see a bit more-where it's 7 in.. at higher elevations. and even gusting winds expected again but the sierras, not much snow at the lower elevations. the snowfall is expected to be at 9,000 ft. tomorrow. the snow levels will trough on sunday with more snowfall at 6,500 ft. on the sunday. for your extended forecast keeping your umbrella handy it will not be anything like we saw today but said it will be exactly like we saw today.
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the revolving and overnight and a lingering with gusting winds. the good news is that we will get a much- needed break for monday. >> the storm pictures are view coming in from-viewers. this redwood city resident. you can see this large tree branch. the crews are already trying to prevent more damage. meanwhile, in the east bay damage, flooding, this intersection was flooded in oakland. it was really battere battered near rohnert park. basically under water. we are always looking for more photos send it to a message on a facebook message or breaking@kron.com >> police are called to the
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scene of a home burglary and find one person dead. details on when and where ... when kron 4 news returns. [ crickets chirping ] [ traffic passing ]
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>> in burlingame this large tree came crashing down. it fell into a public parking lot. there was also a defense that was blown over. knocking down christmas trees with a-fence that was blown over and in the east. checkoff the seen production on and fight a zero-eight big rig creating a major traffic accident 580 -- halwestbound were shut down at one point. continuing in the east bay, castro valley heavy. how you can see that it is coming down heavy,
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even pouring rain vehicles have to take it slow. the rainfall was relentless. and in nearby hayward in the east bay you can see the rainfall heavy. puddles, the car is also taking it slow near us. boulevard. and even in daylight driving, headlights needed. this river was swelling nearly coming up to the road surface. finally, in danville along the 680 more evidence of water. look at that water this is sycamore creek. it looked ferocious, thousands of gallons per minute through sycamore creek in downtown danville. previous storms had wiped away the soil surrounding
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the bridge. the water have been rising and threatening to flood roadways they stabilize the banks lining them with rocks and native trees. inspecting it and upon inspection is to the recent flood instruction project is holding up pretty well so far. grant lodes, kron 4. >>pam: and another injured after police say a burglar ransacked a home early this it all happened in monte sereno near the south west part of san jose just after one in the morning. from abc7news police say after the burglar left a woman called for help. when police arrived they found a man dead at the home. the woman was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. police are still investigating the incident. >> a police chase ends in a crash in oakland. this is video from sky-7 h- d, a-b-c news. today, oakland police officers tried to stop a car... they say was full of gang members.
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the u-s spreme court justices have wrapped up their debate we have what they had to say on the issue of prop eight and same sex marriage. plus... the rain hits the bay it's not uncommon for traffic to back up like here on the 880 near decoto road >> the next edition of people behaving badly. >>jacqueline: your complete forecast of the weather related issues, coming up.
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(male announcer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. >> in novado, this light drizzle. we have seen heavy downpours, and a light drizzle and in between. there roads are very slick and moving fast. throughout the day, a variety of factors people are concerned that there is more trees coming down and even a landslide. between 3:00 a.m.-6:00 a.m. is when we are expecting to see heavy rain. dan kerman, kron 4. >> this toppled tree crushing this pacific heights mercedes. windshield was smashed and the owner could be purchasing a different car. she wished she wished have chosen a different parking spot.
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>> this contra costa county public works crew is trying here on meadow road in walnut creek before the water completely oveflowsthe danger here is for collectroadcreating a hazard for drivers as it is difficult for motorists to detect for pedestrians who could loose their balance thinkinghereand step into the drain you can see how the water is beginning to back up into side of the storm drain it is going to take more than a shovel to do this drainin the meantime drivers here were navigated around the impacted areain walnut creak haaziq madyun kron4news >> he was pulled from a rain- swollen creek in santa cruz county. kron four's rob fladeboe has the story the coroner and santa cruz county search and rescue team pulled the body of an uniddentified male from avenue shortly before 11 friday. police at the
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time see whether the grim whose picture is posted on a nearby bridge over this and other areas creeks and tracking the storm live in the north-bay, kron4's dan in mill valley overnight that it toppled this big half. and when it fell, it work crews sprang into potentially dangerous debris businesses put out sandbags in petaluma, kron 4. >> continuing our team coverage it was a very rainy day. in the east bay through the middle of the afternoon it let up a little bit but picked up around 4:00 p.m. you can see there were a slipper, wet conditions this is highway 24 video near the caldecott tunnel. at 1:00 p.m., it was it-slippery. near oakley, with one child even flown to a child
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hospital and the adults was taken to john muir medical center. charles clifford in the east bay, kron 4. >> continuing our weather coverage, the stanford palo alto fans this is the area where they usually are used for tailgating but not the case on friday. nevertheless, they braved this had stanford took on a ucla a. reporting in palo alto, j. r. stone, kron 4 news braveheart >> your stanley roberts who found some people behaving badly
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it is difficult to navigate these roads and even more difficult when visibility is limited , where you the rain
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hits the bay it's not uncommon for traffic to back up like here on the 880 near decoto road this driver chose to follow behind a tow truck. the only driving on the shoulder when it rains in the bay common sence pretty goes out the window. the driver of the pickup claimed she had the driver in this white car was spotted weaving in and out of the carpool lane in the rain and get this he was it's hard enough to navigate the roads whrn the weather is dry it's even more difficult when visibility isnats: pull forward
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after officer hunter from the hayward office of the sot: i was impatient , when i was in the right lane the car in front of me was going entirely too slow and i said let me go around over here and when i saw you all back i can count on one hand just how many times drivers admiti was wrong it was my fault im guilty the carpool lame something in the 4 or 5 me ok be careful i'n the disables vehicles, this one was occupied the driver was waiting for his wife to officer hunter instructed he to tell his wife to bring a child seat for the 3 yearthe rain also creates it's share of collisions this is four car finder bender where everyone pulled to the center divide to the center divide, it was so dangerours i stayed atraffic break was created and everyone was moved to the shoulder .. to short out it will help us all get to chp stanley roberts kron 4 news >>jacqueline: we can this is >>jacqueline: this is going to continue to press to the golden gate. even 3:00, four-o'clock but your rainfall totals will see
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very similar totals to what we saw today. three-7 in. in the total amount for the hills and the mountains. this is expected to stall with gusting winds to contend with. as we take a look at our extended forecast heavy rainfall for the afternoon now. a great monday, thankfully before it looks like the thunderstorms move in. we will keep you posted as if it gets closer. >> the supreme court did not take any action on the same-sex marriage. that includes the california proposition 8 the supporters had appealed to the higher court. if they decide not to her proposition 8 the same-sex marriage could resume in california of. if it does hear the case arguments would begin in the spring. they are all racing the
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issue of gays and lesbians have the constitutional right to marry. >> george w. borscht is in a stable condition. george h.-w. bush. -- of the 88 year-old former president is doing better. he could even be released this weekend. >> this new jersey train derailment causing this hazardous material to cause a 71 people to hospital. burning eyes, scratchy throat it happened on the bridge. not clear what went wrong. >> hostess, could be bankrupt but the company has plans to pay its top executives over $1 million in bonuses. we will tell you
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why, when kron 4 continues. [ laughter ] [ girl ] wow, you guys have it easy. i wish i had u-verse when i was your age. in my day, we didn't have these fancy wireless receivers. blah blah blah. if i had a sleepover, i couldn't just move the tv into the playroom. no. we had to watch movies in the den because that's where the tv outlet was. and if dad was snoring on the couch, we muscled through it.
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>> hostess bakery.. the maker of twinkies - got the green light from a judge today.. to give its top executives... up to one - point -eight million dollars in bonuses. down its operations after filing for bankruptcy .. its bakers union went on strike.. in earlier negotiations, the union had already taken pay cuts to help the company.. now hostess says, the incentive pay is needed to retain high -level officials during the bankruptcy process. in other hostess news.. the company is also in talks with 110- potential buyers ... all willing to pay top dollar for some of the company's product lines, which include twinkies, ho- hos and ding- dongs. still ahead - gary is joined by his lovely wife alicia, as they open up the kron 4 mailbag and answer your emails and comments plus... the raiders are in the news - but for all the wrong reasons... gary has the details, and all the sports, next.
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the amounmofrolando mcclain susd >> rolando mcclain suspended the raiders suspended linebacker rolando mcclain two games for "conduct detrimental to the team" the two game suspension will cost the 2010 first round pick $114,000 in salary. mcclain was kicked out of practice wednesday and thursday and coach dennis allen said he would endure, "consequences for his actions." mcclain is believed to have gotten into a heated exchange with coach allen this week, and it could be just a matter of time before he is released.. >> more ugly news for the 3- 8 raiders: four players
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were fined $26,250 each for their roles in this pushing and shoving brawl sunday in the raiders who were fined are lamarr houston, tommy kelly, matt shaughnessy and desmond bryant. bengals tackle andrew whitworth was also fined - and a few days ago whitworth called the raiders, raiders host browns sunday in a blacked out game >> ucla, stanford. is halftime right now. at stanford stadium matured the winner will go to the rose bowl. and here is what is amazing, they will play
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>> it would be nice if they could have these teamsthe san jose state spartan football team, led by coach mike macintyre, accepted an invitation to play in the military bowl on december 27th in washington d.c. played at rfk stadium. the 25th ranked spartans finished the season 10-2 in earning their first bowl appearance since 2006. a win in the military bowl would give san jose state it's first 11 win season in school history. the spartans opponent has not yet been determined.
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brian wilson's 7 year run in san francisco will more than likely be coming to an end at 9pm tonight when the injured closer officially becomes a free agent. sources say the giants aren't prepared to tender wilson a contract before the 9pm deadline because they would have to pay him a million. barry bonds won't be voted into the hall of fame - at least not in his first year of eligibility.that according to a recent poll of baseball writers by the associated press. 112 hall of fame voters were
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polled, and only 45% of them said they would put bonds in, 43% would vote for roger clemens and just 18% sammy sosa. candidates need 75 for induction >> spurs fined $250,000 nba commissioner david stern didn't waste any time - he has levied a $250,000 fine on the san antonio spurs - a result of coach greg poppovich's decision to send his top three players home at the end of a road trip rather than face the miami heat. the heat won 105-100 against a spurs teams without tim ginobili stern ruled that the spurs did a disservice to the league and the fans and said popovich's actions were
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"contrary to the best interest of the nba" >> they were in miami! >> i just under i do not understand why they could not they could not benched the entire team. >> is there anything in the world book that would not allow them to do that will block --. >> and we are fortunate to have free media passes but other people have two extra pay to crows cto go see these games. that is why they were fined $250,000. it is e-mail games. that is why they were fined $250,000have a good night. here you go. you, too. i'm going to dream about that steak. i'm going to dream about that tiramisu.
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>> diane is wondering if you have a beef with jim harbaugh? >> i am just saying that he should be answering media questions of if he is being paid $5 million. and >> and roger says that if the 49ers lose will horrible go back to alex smith?, i would say that he would have to go back at least twice if -- kaepernick loses. he
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would hav to lose at least twice >> with all of your focus on the andrews injured ankle. and maybe you should get a life. >> we think that other things are interesting but where the warriors are. tied for first place but is still early. he was the guy that was hopeful, as so we are hoping that the warriors are off to a nice start and they could keep it up. >> believed. >> mr. blu how can you say that this game is not as good as people think. >> i do not think that cal, as much as this market, they do talk about the rigors, the a's, the giants, to recruit a college kid they could go to ucla, they have all that money with the greatest facilities in the world. i think that cal and stanford has the power. it
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